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France / 17-04-2015

100 million euros against racism and antisemitism

France intends to invest 100 million euros in the fight against racism and antisemitism, said French Prime Minister, Manuel Valls announcing an ad hoc plan to tackle violence and slander. ...

Morocco / 16-04-2015

Dieudonne banned from performing in Morocco

The French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala, who has faced repeated charges of incitement of hatred toward Jews, was banned from performing in Morocco.Dieudonne was slated to perform on April 29 ...

United States / 16-04-2015

Madison Police arrest five teens for antisemitic property damage

Five teenagers are facing felony charges for causing more than $30,000 in property damage that included several cases of antisemitic graffiti.  18 year-old Matthew Marty and 17 year-old Christian Miller both faces charges ...

United States / 16-04-2015

Man, 18, arrested in vandalism of Gaithersburg synagogue

Montgomery County police say a Gaithersburg teen has been charged with vandalizing a synagogue.  Police announced Wednesday that 18-year-old Sebastian Espinosa-Carranza was arrested and charged with vandalizing Shaare Torah Synagogue last week.  A resident ...

France / 13-04-2015

France's Le Pen pulls out of election after feud with daughter

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the founder of France's National Front, said he was pulling out of regional elections Monday after a fierce public spat with his daughter who now leads the ...

France / 12-04-2015

Three years' imprisonment for antisemitic assault

A 20 year old man from Garges-lès-Gonesse was convicted yesterday of antisemitic assault and was sentenced to three years in prison. Sammy, 20, was arrested during the evening. He was prosecuted after ...

Germany / 12-04-2015

German court rules against anti-Israel ‘Cologne Wailing Wall’ exhibit

A German municipal court on Friday shut down an anti-Israel exhibit in the western city of Cologne, after its organizer was repeatedly accused of antisemitism and glorification of violence.    The permanent exhibit displayed ...

Hungary / 08-04-2015

Ministry condemns vandalism at Holocaust memorial photo exhibition

The Human Resources Ministry has strongly condemned the damaging of images displayed at an open-air Holocaust exhibition in central Budapest, calling the vandalism “shocking and appalling”. “The perpetrators desecrated not only Holocaust survivors, but ...

Britain / 01-04-2015

Southampton University have cancelled anti-Israel conference

The fate of the anti-Israel conference at Southampton University appears to be hanging in the balance following unconfirmed reports that it has been cancelled.  Conference organisers have claimed that the university is planning to withdraw ...